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Scientists explore AI role in treating new illnesses

Scientists explore AI role in treating new illnesses

Using Artificial Intelligence (AI) to help repurpose existing drugs for treating new illnesses has a “bright future”, but the world needs to be more prepared to share health data, a virtual panel hosted by Qatar Foundation’s..

Qatar academics lead virtual diabetes symposium at EASD 2020

Qatar academics lead virtual diabetes symposium at EASD 2020

A symposium of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD) Reactive Metabolite Study Group (RSMG) was co-organised by a senior faculty member each from Qatar University (QU) and Qatar Biomedical Research Institute (QBRI)..

QBRI volunteers help HMC in Covid battle

QBRI volunteers help HMC in Covid battle

Qatar Biomedical Research Institute (QBRI) at Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) supported Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) efforts against Covid-19 through a volunteer programme.

Chloroquine looks promising to treat Covid-19, says expert

Chloroquine looks promising to treat Covid-19, says expert

Chloroquine and Hydroxychloroquine, drugs used for a very long time to treat malaria, are promising for the treatment and prevention of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19), an expert with the Qatar Biomedical Research..

QBRI, Sultan Qaboos University join hands on autism research

QBRI, Sultan Qaboos University join hands on autism research

Qatar Biomedical Research Institute (QBRI) at Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) has signed a Letter of Understanding (LoU) with Oman’s Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) in the field of autism research.

QBRI devotes week to breast cancer awareness

QBRI devotes week to breast cancer awareness

As part of its efforts to transform healthcare in Qatar and the wider region, Qatar Biomedical Research Institute (QBRI) at Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) recently staged a week of activities

QBRI collaborates with researchers of UK university

QBRI collaborates with researchers of UK university

Qatar Biomedical Research Institute (QBRI), part of Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU), recently collaborated on a study initiated by researchers at the University of Warwick ...

QBRI releases findings on prevalence of autism in Qatar and region

QBRI releases findings on prevalence of autism in Qatar and region

A two-phase study on the prevalence of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) in the country by Qatar Biomedical Research Institute (QBRI), part of Hamad Bin Khalifa University, has revealed that 1.14% or one in 87 children suffer from ASD.

Symposium explores treatment of neurodegenerative diseases

Symposium explores treatment of neurodegenerative diseases

Qatar Biomedical Research Institute (QBRI), part of Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU), recently hosted the first symposium on Neurodegenerative Diseases

Science show prize winner's innovation a boon to Parkinson’s patients

Science show prize winner's innovation a boon to Parkinson’s patients

Nour Majbour, a research associate at Qatar Biomedical Research Institute (QBRI), part of Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU), earned second place in Qatar Foundation’s reality TV show Stars of Science Season10 recently.

Parkinson’s disease treatment : QBRI expertise to help clinical trials

Parkinson’s disease treatment : QBRI expertise to help clinical trials

A research team headed by Dr Omar El-Agnaf has been selected by the Austrian biotechnology company, AFFiRiS AG, to evaluate selected parametres in clinical trials on an innovative anti-alpha-synuclein immunotherapy-based approach to treating Parkinson’s disease.

QBRI in pioneering research in neurological disabilities

QBRI in pioneering research in neurological disabilities

Qatar Biomedical Research Institute(QBRI), one of the three research institutes under Hamad Bin Khalifa University, has initiated a number of pioneering studies in the field of neurological disabilities, Gulf Times has learnt.